§ 164.23  OFF-PREMISES SIGN REGULATIONS.
   (A)   Off-premises signs shall not exceed 32 square feet per sign face, shall not exceed eight feet in horizontal length per sign face and shall have a total height no greater than 12 feet.
   (B)   Off-premises signs shall be no closer than the edge of the right-of-way or no closer than 20 feet from the edge of the traveled way, whichever is greater. All signs and sign structures shall be located at least 25 feet from abutting property lines and outside of all sight distance triangles.
   (C)   (1)   Off-premises signs shall be at least 1,000 linear feet as measured along any roadway center line from any other off-premises sign; at least 75 linear feet from any intersection of the center line of all roads, at-grade railroad crossings or bridges; and at least 100 linear feet from the nearest point of any church or building used for worship or any residential dwelling unit located within 660 linear feet of the right-of-way.
      (2)   A property owner may have an off-premises sign placed on his or her property closer than 100 feet from his or her personal residence provided that he or she submit a written and notarized statement identifying him or her as the property owner and that the proposed sign will meet all other requirements of this subchapter.
   (D)   Off-premises signs shall not be attached to or painted onto any building or structure.
   (E)   Off-premises signs shall have only one sign face per side for no more than a total of two sign faces per sign structure.
   (F)   No off-premises sign shall be located on the same parcel as an on-premise sign or within 50 feet of an on-premises sign.
   (G)   Off-premises temporary portable signs are prohibited.
(Ord. passed 1-22-08)